Tamir Peres was named Vice President and CIO of Sunoco Logistics in 2012. He leads the Sunoco Logistics Information Technology group with a mission to foster business growth and to deliver world-class, real-time information and strategic innovations. Tamir developed a multi-year technology road map focused on rationalizing applications, optimizing infrastructure, and innovating technology to drive successful organic growth, mergers, and acquisitions. Tamir led the company through a digital transformation, introducing competencies and capabilities and developing a business-centric approach, enabling EBITDA growth from $573 million to $1.23 billion in five years.
A key component was implementing SAP, mobility and analytics along with supporting the organization in building and adopting best-in-class business processes.
Prior to joining Sunoco Logistics, Tamir served as Director of Corporate Information Technology at Sunoco, Inc., where he was responsible for all strategic and tactical aspects of technology across the Refining and Supply, Retail Marketing, Chemicals, Logistics, and Coke business units. Through a broad portfolio of applications, Tamir managed the delivery of services and innovations to 18,000 internal customers and to millions of Sunoco consumers at convenience stores and gas stations in 26 states.
Tamir holds an MBA in Management Information Systems from Temple University, where he graduated with Honors and received the MIS Academic Excellence Award. He completed Wharton’s Executive Education program and is a CPA.